CRIMINAL CASE

Conviction Appeal Successful for Client who was on a Suspended Sentence

Robbery Offences

The Presiding Judge in Downing Centre District Court has overturned the Local Court’s guilty verdict against our 34 year old client who under a ‘suspended sentence’. Our client pleaded guilty to Robbery In Company late last year and was placed on a 2 year ‘suspended prison sentence’. He was driving his car in Waverley a ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

No Prison for 4 x Robbery in Company and Detain for Advantage

Robbery Offences

The Presiding Judge in Downing Centre District Court gave ‘suspended sentences’ (no prison) to our 28 year old client from Ryde who pleaded ‘guilty’ to four counts of Aggravated Robbery (In Company) and Detain for Advantage. The case involved ‘home invasions’ in Elizabeth Bay during May 2012. Sydney Criminal Lawyers® obtained bail for the man ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Bail for client who was advised he had no chance

Robbery Offences

In Campbelltown Local Court, Sydney Criminal Lawyers® successfully obtained bail for a 23 year old ‘repeat offender’ who was advised by his former solicitors and barrister that he had no chance of getting bail. The man has several previous convictions for robbery, larceny, drugs and break & enter offences. Most significantly, he was already on ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

No Prison for Alleged Robbery in Company

Robbery Offences

Sydney Criminal Lawyers® obtained an ‘intensive correction order’ (ie community service, supervision and counselling – no prison) for a 21 year old man accused of ‘robbery in company‘ (ie robbery with another person) in the drive-thru of McDonalds, West Ryde. This was achieved by persuading the DPP to withdraw the ‘robbery in company’ charge and ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

No Prison for 3 Armed Robberies

Robbery Offences

Sydney Criminal Lawyers® obtained ‘suspended sentences’ (no prison time) in Parramatta District Court for a 19 year old man involved in 3 armed robberies. The man was charged with 3 other 19 year-old defendants; all of whom were represented by other criminal lawyers. The men drove through the glass doors of a western sydney shopping ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

No Punishment for Breach of Suspended Sentences

Robbery Offences

Sydney Criminal Lawyers® succeeded in persuading the Presiding Judge in Downing Centre District Court to take ‘no action’ against a 27 year old client who previously received two ‘suspended sentences’ for Robbery in Company offences and who recently breached those sentences by committing further crimes. ... read more ...